Adjuster:

Genres

Documentary

1982-Present
NOTE: Documentary as sub-genre of Non-Fiction.
Large format (ex. Everest), concert (music, ex. Woodstock, and comedy, ex. Raw) , compilation (ex. That's Entertainment) and reality TV movies (ex. Jackass) omitted. Hybrids (ex. Never Say Never) are included.



Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1106
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
501 866 Sex Positive Reg. $3,408 28.2% 1 $3,408 $12,069 6/12/09
502 515 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $9,242 4.7% 2 $4,621 $194,721 6/5/09
503 658 Unmistaken Child Osci. $6,293 2.1% 1 $6,293 $306,140 6/3/09
504 556 Pressure Cooker BevP $8,151 18.2% 1 $8,151 $44,803 5/27/09
505 374 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story BV $14,632 26.4% 5 $2,926 $55,513 5/22/09
506 707 Burma VJ Osci. $5,554 10.7% 1 $5,554 $51,672 5/20/09
507 191 Outrage Magn. $32,589 11.3% 5 $6,518 $287,198 5/8/09
508 956 A Wink and a Smile FRun $2,346 11.6% 1 $2,346 $20,169 5/1/09
509 81 Tyson SPC $85,046 9.6% 11 $7,731 $887,918 4/24/09
510 437 Nursery University Vari. $11,307 43.4% 1 $11,307 $26,042 4/24/09
511 808 The Garden Osci. $4,114 15.3% 1 $4,114 $26,931 4/24/09
512 5 Earth (2009) BV $8,825,760 27.6% 1,804 $4,892 $32,011,576 4/22/09
513 97 Every Little Step SPC $68,504 4.0% 8 $8,563 $1,725,141 4/17/09
514 179 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $34,651 5.2% 3 $11,550 $667,911 4/10/09
515 726 In a Dream ICir $5,297 9.7% 1 $5,297 $54,640 4/10/09
516 32 The Cross: The Arthur Blessit Story 8X $309,455 41.7% 221 $1,400 $741,557 3/27/09
517 480 American Swing Magn. $10,174 33.7% 1 $10,174 $30,156 3/27/09
518 578 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $7,685 28.4% 1 $7,685 $27,052 3/27/09
519 1106 America Betrayed FRun $245 18.7% 1 $245 $1,311 3/27/09
520 270 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $21,762 1.2% 1 $21,762 $1,755,134 3/18/09
521 186 Brothers at War Gold. $33,142 21.6% 7 $4,735 $153,148 3/13/09
522 601 Throw Down Your Heart Argo. $7,283 8.1% 2 $3,642 $89,521 3/13/09
523 700 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $5,656 40.0% 1 $5,656 $14,130 3/13/09
524 795 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $4,352 47.5% 1 $4,352 $9,166 2/27/09
525 424 Examined Life Zeit. $12,085 10.0% 1 $12,085 $120,712 2/25/09
526 840 Eleven Minutes Reg. $3,670 46.0% 4 $918 $7,986 2/20/09
527 813 Our City Dreams FRun $4,056 11.6% 1 $4,056 $34,972 2/6/09
528 870 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $3,316 17.8% 1 $3,316 $18,654 1/28/09
529 464 Crips and Bloods: Made in America Argo. $10,537 15.0% 1 $10,537 $70,219 1/23/09
530 705 Of Time and the City Strand $5,595 17.1% 1 $5,595 $32,677 1/21/09
531 924 Ballerina FRun $2,656 2.3% 1 $2,656 $114,507 1/16/09
532 684 The Betrayal CGld $5,864 14.2% 1 $5,864 $41,271 11/21/08
533 889 The Beautiful Truth Libre $3,025 19.7% 1 $3,025 $15,387 11/14/08
534 553 Pray the Devil Back to Hell Bal. $8,227 9.1% 1 $8,227 $90,066 11/7/08
535 636 The Matador (2008) CityL $6,695 30.7% 1 $6,695 $21,816 10/31/08
536 904 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $2,886 15.7% 1 $2,886 $18,334 10/31/08
537 939 Run for Your Life Scre. $2,537 84.8% 1 $2,537 $2,992 10/29/08
538 1004 The First Basket L/Z $1,819 8.9% 1 $1,819 $20,440 10/29/08
539 1038 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $1,460 28.7% 2 $730 $5,095 10/24/08
540 886 Stranded: I Have Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains Zeit. $3,077 3.4% 1 $3,077 $89,473 10/22/08
541 59 Morning Light BV $129,295 46.9% 55 $2,351 $275,497 10/17/08
542 558 Saving Marriage Reg. $8,044 43.0% 2 $4,022 $18,720 10/17/08
543 884 Who Does She Think She Is? AL $3,081 100.0% 1 $3,081 $3,081 10/17/08
544 157 Call + Response FTrd. $41,346 19.2% 12 $3,446 $215,185 10/10/08
545 954 Fraude Maya $2,369 65.1% 5 $474 $3,637 10/10/08
546 15 Religulous LGF $3,409,643 26.2% 502 $6,792 $13,011,160 10/1/08
547 448 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $10,939 18.1% 2 $5,470 $60,332 9/26/08
548 1002 whaledreamers Mont. $1,827 17.3% 6 $305 $10,584 9/26/08
549 466 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $10,524 34.7% 1 $10,524 $30,328 9/19/08
550 429 Enlighten Up! Bal. $11,799 4.8% 1 $11,799 $246,649 9/12/08
551 644 Moving Midway FRun $6,539 16.0% 2 $3,270 $40,864 9/12/08
552 112 I.O.U.S.A. RAtt. $61,313 7.5% 18 $3,406 $821,046 8/22/08
553 212 Trouble the Water Zeit. $28,606 5.5% 3 $9,535 $520,151 8/22/08
554 459 Beautiful Losers Side. $10,607 18.8% 1 $10,607 $56,386 8/8/08
555 488 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $9,993 32.3% 1 $9,993 $30,918 8/6/08
556 901 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $2,944 35.3% 1 $2,944 $8,350 8/1/08
557 129 Man on Wire Magn. $51,392 1.7% 2 $25,696 $2,962,242 7/25/08
558 142 American Teen ParV $45,589 4.8% 5 $9,118 $942,441 7/25/08
559 329 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $17,317 15.8% 5 $3,463 $109,427 7/25/08
560 614 The Order of Myths CGld $7,056 11.3% 1 $7,056 $62,645 7/25/08
561 779 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $4,613 7.8% 1 $4,613 $59,192 7/11/08
562 876 Full Battle Rattle MEnd $3,216 26.1% 1 $3,216 $12,306 7/9/08
563 44 Gonzo Magn. $191,942 15.3% 26 $7,382 $1,252,100 7/4/08
564 217 Trumbo Gold. $28,125 25.8% 3 $9,375 $109,057 6/27/08
565 292 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Osci. $20,355 40.1% 14 $1,454 $50,804 6/27/08
566 516 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $9,220 9.6% 1 $9,220 $95,865 6/25/08
567 474 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $10,337 4.8% 2 $5,169 $216,110 6/13/08
568 971 Kicking It LibE $2,219 16.7% 1 $2,219 $13,266 6/13/08
569 1035 To the Limit FRun $1,483 8.1% 2 $742 $18,254 6/13/08
570 318 Encounters at the End of the World Think $17,730 1.9% 1 $17,730 $944,933 6/11/08
571 1060 On the Rumba River FRun $1,156 68.1% 1 $1,156 $1,698 6/6/08
572 899 Operation Filmmaker Icar. $2,964 25.6% 1 $2,964 $11,573 6/4/08
573 196 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $31,576 10.2% 6 $5,263 $308,575 5/30/08
574 769 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $4,792 24.3% 1 $4,792 $19,712 5/30/08
575 955 Twisted: A Balloonamentary N/A $2,354 55.8% 1 $2,354 $4,218 5/23/08
576 989 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $2,012 49.4% 2 $1,006 $4,070 5/23/08
577 476 Surfwise Magn. $10,304 3.8% 1 $10,304 $269,994 5/9/08
578 631 America the Beautiful FInd. $6,760 8.9% 1 $6,760 $76,173 5/9/08
579 638 Bloodline Libre $6,658 10.3% 1 $6,658 $64,698 5/9/08
580 352 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $15,851 2.0% 1 $15,851 $783,969 4/25/08
581 386 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $14,108 6.2% 2 $7,054 $229,117 4/25/08
582 514 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $9,259 17.7% 3 $3,086 $52,166 4/25/08
583 800 Without the King FRun $4,237 48.9% 1 $4,237 $8,663 4/25/08
584 16 Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed RM $2,970,848 38.5% 1,052 $2,824 $7,720,487 4/18/08
585 50 Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden? Wein. $148,698 38.6% 102 $1,457 $384,955 4/18/08
586 120 The First Saturday in May Truly $54,553 43.9% 20 $2,727 $124,294 4/18/08
587 483 Constantine's Sword FRun $10,131 5.6% 2 $5,065 $179,507 4/18/08
588 708 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $5,546 27.7% 1 $5,546 $20,018 4/18/08
589 143 Bra Boys Slow $45,589 29.4% 23 $1,982 $155,056 4/11/08
590 834 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $3,710 9.2% 1 $3,710 $40,492 4/11/08
591 847 Refusenik Abr. $3,604 9.1% 2 $1,802 $39,456 4/11/08
592 132 Young@Heart FoxS $50,937 1.3% 4 $12,734 $3,992,189 4/9/08
593 23 Shine a Light ParV $1,488,081 27.0% 276 $5,391 $5,505,267 4/4/08
594 228 Happy Valley Ston5 $27,122 40.1% 7 $3,874 $67,665 3/28/08
595 641 Hats Off Abr. $6,570 21.0% 1 $6,570 $31,272 3/28/08
596 222 Planet B-Boy Elep. $27,777 10.1% 2 $13,888 $273,870 3/21/08
597 841 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $3,644 2.6% 1 $3,644 $142,569 3/21/08
598 951 Poisoned by Polonium: The Litvinenko File Kino $2,402 47.3% 1 $2,402 $5,080 3/21/08
599 661 Sputnik Mania Bal. $6,223 54.4% 1 $6,223 $11,441 3/14/08
600 1012 Wetlands Preserved FRun $1,736 58.5% 1 $1,736 $2,970 3/14/08
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 20 titles):
$7,425,64426.4%1,346$5,517$28,158,933-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1106

Note: Only movies with opening weekend grosses are listed on this chart.


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Birth of the Living Dead FRun 10/18/13
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
What Now? Remind Me CGld 8/8/14
James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DLA 8/8/14
Expedition to the End of the World Argo. 8/20/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
The Green Prince MBox 9/12/14
Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox 9/12/14
I Am Eleven ICir 9/12/14
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
The Overnighters Drft. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15